Depart to Puglia, Italy for eight days

 Escape to Southern Italy for a warm Mediterranean getaway. Puglia is a treasure trove of art, history, and nature.  A land of sun and hospitality, you won’t believe your eyes. In Puglia you'll find enchanted landscapes surrounding historic towns and cities of art. Romanesque and Baroque cathedrals and monuments frame town squares as they stand … Continue reading Depart to Puglia, Italy for eight days

Japan, a unique honeymoon adventure

I love working with my honeymooners, especially on unique excursions that balance active adventure with romantic relaxation. Check out this client's honeymoon! Day 1: Osaka Arrival The historical commercial capital of Japan, Osaka is Japan’s third largest metropolis and it has been the economic powerhouse of the Kansai region for centuries. Osaka first gained prominence … Continue reading Japan, a unique honeymoon adventure

Getaway gifts: Kristin Songy Diehl of Depart & Discover on presents you can’t wrap

While all the items that are soon to cover the skirts of Christmas trees across the Capital City are sure to bring immediate joy when hastily unwrapped on December 25, how long will those items stay in the playrooms and closets of the recipient? In an environment that is increasingly focused on the experience over … Continue reading Getaway gifts: Kristin Songy Diehl of Depart & Discover on presents you can’t wrap

10 questions with travel agent Kristin Songy Diehl of Depart & Discover

All you need to do is check your Instagram feed to know that it is officially the peak of travel season. There’s someone sipping espresso on the streets of Paris, a couple zip-lining through the Amazon, and yet another of your friends lounging on some beach with a tropical drink in hand. To get our … Continue reading 10 questions with travel agent Kristin Songy Diehl of Depart & Discover